FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Date: June 16, 2022
Contact: Bonnie Farmer, Communications & Marketing Coordinator
410-326-2042, ext. 8067 Email: Bonnie.Farmer@calvertcountymd.gov
ASHLAND CRAFT TO OPEN FOR BROTHERS OSBORNE
AT PNC WATERSIDE PAVILION ON JULY 16
SOLOMONS, MD – June 16, 2022 – South Carolina native Ashland Craft will open for Brothers Osborne at the Calvert Marine Museum’s PNC Waterside Pavilion on Saturday, July 16 at 7 p.m. Tickets are on sale now at www.calvertmarinemuseum.com!
Ashland Craft’s strong, personal songwriting is rapidly earning a dedicated fanbase with the release of her 2021 debut album, Travelin’ Kind. “There’s a new country badass in town, and her name is Ashland Craft,” hails American Songwriter. Her soulful country voice helped catapult her to the Top 10 on NBC’s The Voice and the stages of Zac Brown Band, Luke Combs, Morgan Wallen, Ashley McBryde, and currently Brothers Osborne. Craft has also notched major collaborations with Brothers Osborne on HiXTAPE: Vol. 2 and HARDY’s acclaimed project, A Rock.
Proceeds from the Waterside Music Series support the education and preservation efforts of the Calvert Marine Museum. This event would not be possible without the generous support of the community and many local businesses. Sponsors include: Prince Frederick Ford Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram, PNC Bank, O’Brien Realty, Bozick Distributors, Inc., Bay Weekly, Sunshines Catering, Equity Resources, Inc., Solomons Inn Resort and Marina, 102.9 WKIK, SOMAR Communications, Quick Connections, Isaac’s Restaurant, Asbury-Solomons, The BayNet, Directmail.com, Spalding Consulting, Inc., Certified Carpet and Airduct Cleaning, News Orleans by Myra, J Calvin Wood, Calvert Health, City Wide Mechanical, Southern Maryland - This is Living, Quality Built Homes, Southern Maryland Blue Crabs, Southern Maryland Newspapers, and Chick-fil-A - First Colony Center. If you are interested in becoming a sponsor, please contact Director of Development Bonnie Barrett at 410-326-2042, ext. 8065.
Gates open at 5 p.m. with food and beverages for sale on-site. Chairs and coolers are not permitted. For additional information, please visit the website at www.calvertmarinemuseum.com.
ABOUT ASHLAND CRAFT
Big Loud Records’ Ashland Craft introduced her brand of country music with debut album, TRAVELIN’ KIND, available everywhere now. Among CMT’s Next Women of Country Class of 2021 and Pandora’s Country Artists to Watch 2021, American Songwriter praises, “there’s a new country badass in town, and her name is Ashland Craft” and “this girl has star quality flying out of her boots.” Featured on HIXTAPE: Vol. 2 with Brothers Osborne on “I Smoke Weed,” CMT’s “‘can’t miss’ country star on the rise” just wrapped a touring run with Ashley McBryde, adding to her résumé alongside opening gigs for Brothers Osborne, Zac Brown Band, Luke Combs, and Morgan Wallen. Discovering her honky-tonk spirit while cutting her teeth at dive bars in her South Carolina hometown, Craft buzzes under the influence of musical heroes Def Leppard, Chris Stapleton, Bonnie Raitt, The Chicks, and Sheryl Crow.
Explore how the prehistoric past, natural environments, and maritime heritage come to life and tell a unique story of the Chesapeake Bay. The Calvert Marine Museum is open daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission is $9.00 for adults; $7.00 for seniors, military with valid I.D, AAA and AARP members; $4.00 for children ages 5 - 12; children under 5 and museum members are admitted free. For more information about the museum, upcoming events, or membership, visit the website at www.calvertmarinemuseum.com or call 410-326-2042. Follow us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.
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Photo Attached: Ashland Craft